Friday, 5 January 2018

Deadly bomb cyclone leaves 100,000 without power in US



A state of emergency has been declared across New York, after a fierce winter storm brought heavy snow and freezing temperatures to the eastern United States.
 
Storm Grayson has impacted millions along the East Coast, with states of emergency also in place in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia.
 
 
Blizzard warnings are also in place from Virginia to Maine.


The winter storm has caused disruption to travel and the closure of schools in New York


The extreme weather phenomenon - known as a "bomb cyclone" - is caused by a massive drop in pressure bringing with it hurricane-force winds.




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